Navigation Links
Meredith Martin Addy Named Chair of AIPLA's Amicus Committee
Date:11/2/2007

CHICAGO, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the United States, is pleased to announce that Meredith Martin Addy, a shareholder and chair of the firm's Appellate Group, has been appointed chair of the Amicus Committee of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA).

AIPLA is a national bar association with more than 16,000 members, primarily lawyers, involved in the practice of patent, trademark, copyright and unfair competition law. AIPLA is actively involved in shaping U.S. intellectual property policy through its work on legislation, federal regulations and intellectual property cases in the U.S. courts. The AIPLA Amicus Committee considers requests to review cases for possible AIPLA amicus participation and provides a strong collective voice in the Courts, in Congress, with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and international organizations. The Amicus Committee has filed amici briefs in many of today's front-page, high-stakes cases.

Ms. Addy focuses her practice on intellectual property litigation, including appeals before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. She has litigated patents in the biotech, pharmaceutical, chemical and electrical arts before courts at all stages, including the U.S. Supreme Court. She has testified on the state of the Federal Circuit and patent appeals before the United States House of Representatives, Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet and Intellectual Property. She is also an experienced Court Appointed Assistant and Special Master. Ms. Addy is a member of the Federal Circuit Advisory Council and serves as founding president of the Richard Linn American Inn of Court.

Founded in 1917, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione is based in Chicago with four additional offices across the country serving the intellectual property needs of clients from around the world. The firm is one of the largest IP law firms in the country, with more than 160 attorneys, scientific advisors and patent agents specializing in intellectual property litigation and all aspects of patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, unfair competition, intellectual asset management, and technology and licensing agreements. Brinks routinely handles assignments in fields as diverse as electrical, chemical, mechanical, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, nanotechnology, Internet and computer technology, as well as in trademarks and brand names for a wide variety of products and services. For more information, visit http://www.usebrinks.com.

CONTACT:

Sydney Iglitzen

(312) 840-3163

siglitzen@usebrinks.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Bruce Maas named CIO at UW-Milwaukee
2. Three finalists named for UW-Madison CIO
3. Eight lawmakers named to Speakers IT task force
4. Hospital named for Madame Curie installs TomoTherapy system
5. Two UW-Madison professors named to National LambdaRail Networking Research Council
6. UW researcher named top innovator
7. Alzheimers drug firm and more winners named in Wisconsin business-plan contest
8. Inacom named Microsofts favorite learning solutions partner of the year
9. Five Wisconsin CIOs named top in nation
10. Deltanoid named to top-15 list of biotech companies
11. Kyron appoints former AMA chairman to board
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/10/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 10, 2017 , ... ... Science Center’s FirstHand program has won a US2020 STEM Mentoring Award. Representatives of ... award for Excellence in Volunteer Experience from US2020. , US2020’s mission is to ...
(Date:10/10/2017)... 10, 2017 SomaGenics announced the receipt of ... develop RealSeq®-SC (Single Cell), expected to be the first ... (including microRNAs) from single cells using NGS methods. The ... to accelerate development of approaches to analyze the heterogeneity ... "New techniques for measuring levels of mRNAs in individual ...
(Date:10/9/2017)... 9, 2017  BioTech Holdings announced today identification ... its ProCell stem cell therapy prevents limb loss ... Company, demonstrated that treatment with ProCell resulted in ... as compared to standard bone marrow stem cell ... in reduction of therapeutic effect.  ...
(Date:10/9/2017)... ... October 09, 2017 , ... The Giving Tree Wellness ... targeting the needs of consumers who are incorporating medical marijuana into their wellness ... Arizona. , As operators of two successful Valley dispensaries, The Giving Tree’s two ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/5/2017)... 2017 Today HYPR Corp. , leading ... component of the HYPR platform is officially FIDO® ... security architecture that empowers biometric authentication across Fortune 500 ... secured over 15 million users across the financial services ... home product suites and physical access represent a growing ...
(Date:4/3/2017)... April 3, 2017  Data captured by ... platform, detected a statistically significant association between ... to treatment and objective response of cancer ... to predict whether cancer patients will respond ... as well as to improve both pre-infusion potency ...
(Date:3/30/2017)... Trends, opportunities and forecast in this market ... (fingerprint, AFIS, iris recognition, facial recognition, hand geometry, vein ... use industry (government and law enforcement, commercial and retail, ... others), and by region ( North America ... Pacific , and the Rest of the World) ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):